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Delaware Amendments Would Apply ‘Market Out’ Exception to Section 251(h) Back-End Mergers, Clarify Ratification Procedures

Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP

On April 19, 2018, the Executive Committee of the Delaware State Bar Association approved proposed amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law...

REIT IPOs - A Quick Guide

Morrison & Foerster LLP

Real estate investment trusts ("REITs") are endlessly inventive. They were first developed in the 1960s as a means for ordinary retail investors to...

Lender Foreclosing On Leasehold Not Liable As Tenant Without Express Lease Assumption

Hopkins & Carley

A recent California court case underscores the need for a landlord to insist that a tenant’s lender assume the lease following foreclosure, and...

United States Russian Sanctions and the ‘General Licenses’

Quadrant Chambers

On 6th April 2018 the United States Office of Foreign Asset Affairs ("OFAC") extended the US Specially Designated Nationals List ("SDN List") to 7...

Real Litigation - Maroney, et al. v. Fiorentini, et al.

Goulston & Storrs PC

In Maroney, et al. v. Fiorentini, et al., U.S. Dist. Ct., No. 1:16-cv-11575-DLC (D. Mass. Dec., 2017), Magistrate Judge Cabell in the United States...

Nine weeks and counting to CoR changes - Tip 2 for transport and logistics operators

Cooper Grace Ward

As those in the transport and logistics industry would know, changes to the chain of responsibility provisions in the Heavy Vehicle National Law are...

SARS issues new Guide to Understatement Penalties - a move towards greater certainty?

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

The Tax Administration Act (282011) came into effect on October 1 2012. The rationale behind the Act's introduction was to streamline, modernise and...

JFTC report on big data and impact on future enforcement

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

In 2017 the Japan Fair Trade Commission Competition Policy Research Centre published a report on competition issues surrounding big data. Almost one...

Company Title Conversion

Dentons

Strata title is a familiar concept for most residential property owners. However, prior to the introduction of the first strata title legislation in...

IAA publishes draft amendment to vertical arrangements block exemption

Tadmor & Co Yuval Levy & Co

The Israel Antitrust Authority recently published a draft amendment to the Vertical Block Exemption for public comment. The amendment aims to expand...

CCI dismisses allegations of anti-competitive conduct against Kerala film associations

Vaish Associates Advocates

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has dismissed allegations of anti-competitive conduct under Sections 3 and 4 of the Competition Act against...

Court directs suit involving non-parties to arbitration agreement to proceed ahead of arbitration proceedings

Shearn Delamore & Co

The Court of Appeal recently considered the law governing a stay of proceedings in relation to non-parties to an arbitration agreement pending the...

Delaware Amendments Would Apply ‘Market Out’ Exception to Section 251(h) Back-End Mergers, Clarify Ratification Procedures

Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP

On April 19, 2018, the Executive Committee of the Delaware State Bar Association approved proposed amendments to the Delaware General Corporation Law...

REIT IPOs - A Quick Guide

Morrison & Foerster LLP

Real estate investment trusts ("REITs") are endlessly inventive. They were first developed in the 1960s as a means for ordinary retail investors to...

Lender Foreclosing On Leasehold Not Liable As Tenant Without Express Lease Assumption

Hopkins & Carley

A recent California court case underscores the need for a landlord to insist that a tenant’s lender assume the lease following foreclosure, and...


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